IT Infrastructure and Network Engineer
Location: Portsmouth, Weymouth, Bristol, Frimley, and Barrow-in-Furness
Key Skills: The successful candidate must have knowledge of the IT marketplace, including products and suppliers.
Important Information: Due to the nature of the projects, the successful candidate will need to be able to gain a minimum SC level security clearance.
The successful candidate will join one of the world's leading global defence, security, and aerospace companies. They work at the cutting edge of technology, creating more than 100 new inventions every year for customers in over 100 countries.
The client is looking for motivated people who can take responsibility for their own outputs and be confident working autonomously and in a structured manner. The successful candidate will capable of supervising others and will have strong written and verbal communication skills.
Your main responsibilities will include:
Understanding the functional and technical requirements for the submarine combat system, products and test facilities and environments and be able to design, configure test and support the supporting IT and computing infrastructure.
Implementing and delivering desktop and server hardware, installation, configuration, and maintenance. Have an awareness of software defined networking.
Providing technical guidance and support to other engineering teams during the submarine design, build and system installation and integration activities.
Using your knowledge of current and potential future potential technologies in the marketplace to understand and be able to provide advice on the implications for sub-system design in a submarine.
Skills and Qualifications
Degree level qualification (or equivalent experience) in relevant IT or STEM subject (Engineering/ Physics/ Maths/ Science).
Knowledge of the system engineering lifecycle and be able to apply good systems engineering and IT practices to your work.
Understanding of relevant engineering standards, including safety and environmental regulations
Experience of working in a customer-facing and/or supplier engagement role.
Member of appropriate professional institution; Chartered Engineer or working towards Chartership.
This role is commutable from:
Portsmouth – Cosham, Havant, Southampton, Winchester, Waterlooville, Fareham, Chichester, Salisbury, Worthing, Aldershot
Weymouth – Dorchester, Poole, Bournemouth, Puddletown, Maiden Newtown, Bere Regis, Yeovil, Charmouth, Lyme Regis, Sherbourne, Wareham
Bristol – Weston-Super-Mare, Bath, Chippenham, Bridgwater, Swindon, Stroud, Gloucester, Cardiff, Newport, Cwmbran
Frimley – Farnborough, Aldershot, Wokingham, Basingstoke, Reading, Guildford, Woking, Slough, Bracknell, Maidenhead, Central London
Barrow-in-Furness – Broughton-in-Furness, Askham-in-Furness, Ulverton, Grizdale, Flookburgh, Broughton Beck, Newby Bridge Backbarrow, Kendal, Cartmel, Lake District, Cumbriastream is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy
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